I Am Legend Prequel Update

Last week, we spoke to Francis Lawrence, the director of I Am Legend, who was on hand at an NBC event at the Television Critics Association press tour. Lawrence was there to help promote the new NBC series Kings, which he directed the pilot for, but we also spoke about the recently discussed I Am Legend prequel.

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